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Elizabeth Banks Signs Audible First-Look Podcast Deal, Starting With Her Show About Sexuality (EXCLUSIVE)

Add “podcast host” to Elizabeth Banks’ multihyphenate résumé. Banks has inked a multi-project development and first-look deal with Audible. The actor-producer-writer-director has set up two exclusive podcast projects with Audible under the pact: “My Body, My Podcast,” hosted by Banks, above sex, motherhood and more; and “Fugly,” a scripted ensemble comedy.
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The Opposite Of De-‘Press’-ion: Elizabeth Banks Loves Giving Away Money

As a Hollywood multi-hyphenate, Elizabeth Banks has had success as an Emmy Award-nominated actress, a producer, and a director. But her latest job description also seems to be her most unlikely one: game show host. For the past three years, Banks has been presiding over ABC’s reboot of the classic 1980s game show Press Your Luck, and she’s been having a great time doing it. What she loves most about it, she told us, is being able to change people’s lives — with other people’s money! (Click on the media bar below to hear Elizabeth Banks)

Archer Roose Banks On Elizabeth Banks, Its New Co-Owner

Actor/director Elizabeth Banks has made a “major” investment in seven-year-old canned wine company Archer Roose, and is now its co-owner, chief creative officer -- and spokesperson. The one-minute humorous video co-stars another Archer Roose co-owner, its co-founder and CEO Marian Leitner-Waldman. She finds Banks in her house when she gets...

Elizabeth Banks to Direct & Co-Star in ‘Red Queen’ Adaptation at Peacock

In a major development, Peacock is working on an adaptation of Red Queen, a drama based on a best-selling YA fantasy novel by Victoria Aveyard. The potential series is being co-written by former Arrow show runner Beth Schwartz and Victoria Aveyard and will feature Elizabeth Banks in one of the leading roles as well as a director of the series.
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'Red Queen': YA Fantasy Adaptation From Director Elizabeth Banks Moves Forward as Series at Peacock

Elizabeth Banks is returning once more to the director’s chair, this time for the adaptation of the bestselling YA fantasy novel Red Queen by author Victoria Aveyard, in which she will also co-star in a major supporting role. Banks will also be producing the series along with Max Handelman of their Brownstone Productions, where they are currently under an overall deal with Warner Bros. TV. Banks was actually attached to direct the project as early as 2015 when the novel was first published, but its move to Peacock bodes well for an expedited production schedule.
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Peacock to adapt YA fantasy ‘Red Queen’, with Elizabeth Banks

NBCUniversal-owned streamer Peacock is developing an adaptation of Victoria Aveyard’s young adult fantasy novel Red Queen, with Elizabeth Banks attached to co-star and executive produce. Aveyard is co-writing the series alongside former Arrow showrunner Beth Schwartz, who will also showrun here, while Mrs America star Banks and Max Handelman will...